Security Consulting

In collaboration with Pentesec, also part of the Charterhouse Group, Symity provide award-winning cyber security consulting and managed services.

Pentesec focuses on outcome-driven managed security services and are experts in delivering these from a UK-based Security Operations Centre (SOC), using automation and human expertise.

Products and services we offer:


  • MS Workshops – offer customers a funded engagement to trial key security workloads (Symity)
  • Advisory Services – help gain expert insights into security configurations, maximise adoption of features and capabilities, stay abreast of latest additions to the MS Security stack, highlight key events that require investigation (Symity)
  • Managed Security (Pentesec) – security incident management, Managed Detection & Response, Threat and Vulnerability management – this includes software/platforms: Microsoft Defender as a Service (DaaS) and Microsoft Sentinel SIEM
  • Professional Services – guidance through the planning, deployment and adoption of the MS Security tools and across licensing requirements (Symity)

Microsoft Defender as a Service (DaaS) (Pentesec)

DaaS is a Managed Detection & Response Service powered by Microsoft 365 Defender.

The service leverages the MS Defender suite to provide extended detection and response capability across endpoints, perimeter email and collaboration tools, identity and cloud infrastructure.

Microsoft 365 Defender

The service provides:


  • Incident Management
  • Configuration Management
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Security Advisories & Reporting
  • Attack Simulation & Phishing Awareness training

MS Security workshops:

Gain deeper understanding of the Microsoft security portfolio with our consultant lead Security workshops


  • Secure identities and access
  • Defend against threats with SIEM Plus XDR
  • Secure multi-cloud environments
  • Mitigate compliance and privacy risks
  • Protect and govern sensitive data

Microsoft Security Governance and Advisory services:

Our advisory services offer monthly, bi-monthly, or quarterly reviews of your security posture. This consultant-led service looks across identity, endpoint, M365 and cloud security to provide in-depth analytics and reporting of your environment and recent security activity.


  • Highlight key events and activities that require investigation or other follow-up activity
  • Review existing configuration, highlighting trends and areas of risk
  • Propose strategic advice on how and where to improve your security posture
  • Understand which unused Microsoft security tools and capabilities could be deployed and how they might mitigate identified risks
  • Help maximise adoption of licensed features and capabilities
  • Evaluate the real value of the more advanced Microsoft security tools available in the higher license tiers
  • Stay abreast of latest enhancements and additions to the Microsoft security stack

Our Partner

To learn more and for any questions, get in touch with Jamie Wheeldon, Chief Architect at Symity.